Sumene tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sumene in Gard

Visit Sumene: highlights and tourist information

Sumene is situated in the Gard, Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 54 km from Nimes, the department capital. (General information: Sumene is 552 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Vigan at 9 km and Sauve at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sumene, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Sumene in Occitanie. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Gard

Map of places to visit near Sumene

Markets in and near Sumene

Local markets

  • Le Vigan: market Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Hippolyte-du-Fort: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Valleraugue: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Jean-du-Gard: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Anduze: market Thursday (23km)
  • Quissac: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Saint-Gely-du-Fesc: market Thursday & Saturday (33km)
  • Ales: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Monday & Friday (33km)
  • Aniane: market Thursday (34km)
  • La Grand-Combe: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)

More information about Sumene, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions to visit near Sumene, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sumene and wondering what to do next!

aquarium
  • Mare Nostrum (45km) [Map]

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Navacelles (19km) [Map]
  • Saint-Guilhem-le-Desert / Gorges de l'Herault (30km) [Map]
  • Valle du Salagou (46km) [Map]
  • Gorges du Tarn (49km)
  • Camargue (55km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des Sambucs (6km) [Map]
  • Bambouseraie de Prafrance (24km) [Map]
  • Parc et jardins du château de Flaugergues (44km) [Map]
  • Jardin du Tomple (48km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Grotte des Demoiselles (8km) [Map]
  • Mont Aigoual (19km) [Map]
  • Cirque de Vissec (22km) [Map]
  • Abîme de Bramabiau (25km) [Map]
  • Chaos de Nimes-le-Vieux (30km) [Map]
  • Grotte de la Clamouse (34km) [Map]
  • Aven Armand (grotte) (39km) [Map]
  • Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux (42km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Moureze (49km) [Map]
  • Cirque de Mourèze (49km) [Map]
  • Grotte de la Cocaliere (50km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Le Caylar (34km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ales (33km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lunaret (40km) [Map]
  • Maison des vautours (vultures) (44km) [Map]
  • Parc à loups du Gévaudan (wolves) (61km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sumene

Canton: Sumène

Arrondissement: Vigan

Department: Gard

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 30440

Distance to Sumene

from Nimes (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 552 km

from Calais: 787 km

from Nice: 287 km

from Bordeaux: 354 km

from Strasbourg: 598 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sumene from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sumene): Ganges, Moules-et-Baucels, Roquedur, Saint-Andre-de-Majencoules, Saint-Bresson, Saint-Julien-de-la-Nef, Saint-Laurent-le-Minier and Saint-Roman-de-Codieres.

This page in French: Visitez Sumene